Developing Graphical maths skills in science - activities for the classroom RK298 / A52

Start date
13 May 21
2 Hours
Learning Method
Remote Delivered CPD


  • explain the purpose of graphs and how this may be conveyed in a science context.
  • discuss the issues surrounding the teaching and learning of ‘graphs’ in a science context
  • consider the value of ‘sketching’ graphs to develop interpretation and graph drawing skills
  • discuss how to approach reading information from graphs, including distance – time graphs and the area under a graph
  • Consider how to draw graphs: suitable scales, gradients and tangents

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Teachers’ kit for the sessions

It would be really helpful if all staff could have the following with them for the sessions. 

 GraphsPaper copy – Maths v Science comparison grid [attached]Masking tape,Ruler, paper, calculator 



Secondary bespoke support13 May 202115:15-16:45Virtual

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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£55.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£82.50 +VAT

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